Spencer man faces incest, sexual abuse charges

Monday, November 19, 2012 ~ Updated 4:52 PM
Caleb Dean Stoever

A 23-year-old Spencer man has been charged with incest, a class D felony, and second degree sexual abuse, a class B felony, following a joint investigation between Iowa and Minnesota law enforcement agencies.

Caleb Dean Stoever was taken into custody at 7:10 a.m. Saturday, at the Clay County Jail, as an investigation between the Clay County Sheriff's Office and Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension resulted in two felony charges, approved by the Clay County Attorney's Office.

The investigation alleged Stoever committed sexual abuse, performing sex acts by force or against the will of another. It is also alleged that the child was known by Stoever to be related to him.